Connectivity Support

Eurex T7 GUI

There are currently three different graphical user interfaces (GUIs) with different purposes for the T7 trading system:

User interface


T7 Trader GUI

On-exchange trading and T7 Entry services

The "Eurex Trader GUI" provides access to trading functions for orders and Eurex Trade Entry Services. Authorized traders can also trigger an emergency stop trading and other risk controls on this GUI. It is recommended that Participants also operate the Eurex Trader GUI as a backup to alternative front-end systems

T7 Admin GUI

Trader maintenance, entitlement and transaction size limit settings

The "Eurex Admin GUI" allows authorized users to perform administration functions, e.g. set up new traders, administer user access rights and assign product limits. Authorized administrators can also trigger an emergency stop and other risk controls on this GUI.

T7 Clearer GUI

Clearing Members to monitor the trades of their non-Clearing Members

It implements a function, which allows Clearing Members to halt further trading of their Non-Clearing Members

Access to the T7 GUIs

The T7 GUIs for Trading Participants are available here: T7 GUIs.

Trading Participants have the possibility to access the the T7 GUI via the following sources:

Java Web Start

T7 GUIs are Java applications and require a locally installed Java Runtime SE (JRE) version 8 on the client computer. Java Runtime environments can be obtained from various sources. Besides the JRE offered by Oracle, Deutsche Börse offers a dedicated JRE to run the T7 GUIs.

T7 GUI Launcher

T7 GUI Launcher and Java runtime can be downloaded from the Member Portal under Resources > Eurex > Documentation & Files > Eurex Software.

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  • Installing Deutsche Börse’s packaged JRE The JRE offered by Deutsche Börse is available in form of a single ZIP archive allowing manual extraction to a directory of choice. Just download the ZIP archive and unpack it into a desired destination directory.
  • After downloading the market place specific installation package from the Member Section, the T7 GUI Launcher “launcher.jar” needs to be executed on each local machine where the T7 GUI is to be run. Each selection will install the respective desktop shortcuts (T7 Admin GUI, T7 Trader GUI and T7 Clearer GUI).

SSH Key Pair Generation

There are several ways how to create SSH key pair. To generate an SSH-2 public/private key various freeware tools are available for download in the Internet, for instance:

The process is described in T7 GUI Installation manual, chapter 5.

Tutorial Video


Eurex Frankfurt AG
Customer Technical Support / Technical Helpdesk

Service times from Monday 01:00 – Friday 23:00 CET
(no service on Saturday and Sunday)

Please contact your Technical Account Manager via your personal VIP number which can be found in the Member Section.

T +49-69-211-VIP / +49-69-211-1 08 88 (all)

Market Status


The market status window is an indication regarding the current technical availability of the trading system. It indicates whether news board messages regarding current technical issues of the trading system have been published or will be published shortly.

Please find further information about incident handling in the Emergency Playbook published on the Eurex webpage under Support --> Emergencies and safeguards. Detailed information about incident communication, market re-opening procedures and best practices for order and trade reconciliation can be found in the chapters 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5, respectively. Concrete information for the respective incident will be published during the incident via newsboard message. 

We strongly recommend not to take any decisions based on the indications in the market status window but to always check the production news board for comprehensive information on an incident.

An instant update of the Market Status requires an enabled up-to date Java™ version within the browser.